Saturday December 29, 2012

BRATTLEBORO -- Activities and menus for the week of Dec. 31-Jan. 5 at the Brattleboro Senior Center at 207 Main St. in Brattleboro are as follows:

Monday

10 a.m., Tai Chi with Susan.

10:30 a.m., Practice bridge playing with Anne.

11:30 a.m., Last Night Celebration with Sing, Sing, Swing Entertainment and Potluck Luncheon. Call to reserve space. Senior Center will close after lunch.

Tuesday

Closed for New Year’s Day.

Wednesday

9 a.m., Wednesdays Writers’ Group.

9 a.m., Wiffle ball playing in the gym.

9 a.m., Senior basketball playing.

9:30 a.m., Mixed Media Art Group.

10:15 a.m., Yoga with CB.

10:45 a.m., Line dancing lessons with Richard.

11 a.m., Walking indoors in the gym.

11 a.m., Transportation from Putney.

12:30 p.m., Time Share, Sewing Recycle Material Bags.

12:30 p.m., Duplicate bridge.

12:45 p.m., Van trip to Wal-Mart.

Thursday

9:15 a.m., Senior bowling.

9:30 a.m., Tennis playing at Living Memorial Park.

9:30 a.m., Knitting group.

9:30 a.m., Strength training with Cyndy Gray.

9:30 a.m., Oil painting with Marilyn.

1-4 p.m., Bridge playing.

1-2:30 p.m., Bocce playing, indoors in the event of inclement weather.

Friday

9:30 a.m., Pilates Plus for Seniors with Cyndy Gray.

9:30 a.m., Computer help with Greg Wallin.

10:30 a.m., Table tennis playing.

10:30 a.m., Practice bridge playing with Anne.

12:45 p.m., Van trip to Price Chopper.

Upcoming events

Tuesday, Jan. 8, 10:30 a.m., Travel Experience told by Corrissa Germany.

Thursday, Jan. 10, 11:30 a.m., January birthday celebration; reservation required.

Trips

Two groups will be going on a 17-day trip south, from Feb. 11-27. If interested in this Winter Get-Away contact Jesse Cudworth soon, as reservations must be paid for by Jan. 11. The cost of the trip is $2,349 for double and $3,049 for single.

A list of trips for 2013 with Best of Times is now available. Trips being considered are: The Women of Ireland, March 15, featuring dancers and singers; May 14, John Denver Tribute by Ted Vigil, Rocky Mountain High; Sept. 11 Memorial in New York City; West Point Academy and Hudson River Valley; and Lynhurst Castle with dinner theater.

Further information will be announced in Senior Travel News and at travel planning sessions in the spring.

For additional information contact Jessy Cudworth, Assistant Director, at 802-257-7570. Check out Senior Center Newsletter on www.brattleboro.org under the Senior Center tab.

Meals menu, served at noon

and Meals-On-Wheels

Monday: Last Night Celebration, potluck luncheon, call to reserve space.

Tuesday: Senior Center closed.

Wednesday: Hoppin’ John, Harvard beets, corn muffin, mandarin oranges.

Thursday: Italian grinder, Tuscan chicken soup, coleslaw, tropical fruit.

Friday: Breakfast, 7:45-8:15 a.m., Stuffed egg with sausage gravy, scone, potato pancake, fruit, juice, yogurt. Lunch: Baked salmon, rice pilaf, strawberry and spinach salad, pineapple.

For information or reservations, contact Chris McAvoy, Meals Director, at 802-257-1236.